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Re: local KDE programs

On Tue, Jun 05, 2001 at 05:19:18AM +0300, Eray Ozkural (exa) wrote:
> Hi Ivan and all,
> Where should we be installing local programs in? I install KDE
> programs with --prefix=/usr/local and they don't seem to work
> correctly unless I install them under /usr. They will not be
> able to access their data files and so forth. How can I install
> my local programs under /usr/local and have them work without
> such problems?
> The problem so far occured at least with kbiff and ksetiwatch.
> They insist on being installed directly in /usr which leaves
> a lot of cruft.
Try something like:

or better build/install kde yourself to /usr/local/kde2.x, then just 
and all of you other kde programs will work fine.
Gordon Sadler

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